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MCEER Workshop on Use of Innovative Technologies for Seismic Hazard
Mitigation of Health Care Facilities in the Eastern and Central U.S

October 27-28, 1998

Workshop Agenda

Tuesday, October 27

1:00 - 1:15 pm Registration
1:15 - 2:45 pm Plenary Session
Welcome and Overview George Lee
Social-Economic Issues Joanne Nigg
Emergency Management Jerome Hauer
Structural Engineering Mohammed Ettouney
Non-Structural Requirements Mircea Grigoriu
Practical Considerations: Structures Gary Hart
Practical Considerations: Sensitive Systems James Mallen
2:45 - 3:00 pm Break
3:00 - 5:00 pm 4 Groups for round table discussions
Structural Group leader Ettouney plus recorder
Non-Structural Group leader Grigoriu plus recorder
Social-Economic Group leader Nigg plus recorder
Emergency Management Group leader Hauer plus recorder
5:00 - 5:45 pm Meeting of group leaders and recorders
Dinner on own

Wednesday, October 28

8:30 - 9:45 am Plenary Session Chair: George Lee
Report of group leaders on group issues and ideas
Assignment of two new groups, primarily based on
- Structural/Non-Structural
- Social-Economic/Emergency management
9:45 - 10:00 am Break
10:00- 12:00 pm Round table discussions of 2 groups Leaders: Ettouney, Nigg
Possible conflicts of needs
Possible integration ideas
Skeleton of a position paper as an outcome of the discussion
12:00 - 1:30 pm Lunch Break
1:30 - 3:00 pm Plenary Session Co-Chairs: Ettouney, Nigg
Presentation of discussion results by the two groups
Systems Integration
Shaping of the final report
3:00 - 3:15 pm Break
3:15 - 4:00 pm Continue the Plenary Session, with an emphasis on the completion of the workshop final report
4:00 - 4:30 pm Closure George Lee


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